Hulett Environmental Services  offers the following tips to help prevent contact with spiders:spider •    Avoid keeping clothing and shoes on the floor, especially if in an area known for spiders; consider storing inside plastic containers. •    Seal cracks and crevices around the home. •    Vacuum/sweep away webs in and around the home. •    Shake out all clothing that has been in the laundry basket before wearing/washing. •    Keep garages, attics and basements clean and clutter free. •    If a spider bites you, contact your primary care physician for medical advice. •    If you have an infestation in your home, contact a licensed pest control professional to inspect and treat the pest problem.